Dental Board Exams Part I - Question List

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1. In which of the following transport processes do solid materials enter the cell in membrane-bound vesicles?
  1. Passive transport
  2. Osmosis
  3. Pinocytosis
  4. Phagocytosis
2. The disorder referred to as macrocytic anemia is caused by a deficiency in which of the following vitamins?
  1. ascorbate
  2. biotin
  3. folate
  4. niacin
3. Obesity, genetic profile, and aging all contribute to the development of Type II diabetes. Of the following, which is the most important additive factor for these three conditions in the development of Type II diabetes?
  1. elevated hepatic ketogenesis
  2. elevated pancreatic glucagon secretion
  3. impaired renal clearance of glucose
  4. muscle resistance to insulin
4. The designation for the glycosylated form of hemoglobin is called:
  1. HbA1c
  2. HbA2
  3. HbC
  4. HbG
5. Which of the following peptide hormones is released in response to the stimulation of pituitary gonadotropes?
  1. ACTH
  2. follicle-stimulating hormone
  3. growth hormone
  4. prolactin

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